Men of the moment
These guys matter
Lynx brings you the Men of the Moment - the definitive list of men shaping our times, challenging male stereotypes and Finding Their Magic.
The British public have always had a massive soft spot for talented heavyweight boxers. In Anthony Joshua they finally have one with huge amounts of both talent and class. Anthony should also be lauded for showing solidarity with Muslims, despite the huge amount of online abuse he knew he’d receive. Open-mindedness and tolerance are British values we must never abandon.
Shut down every festival, every resort, got over 100,000,000 views on YouTube and scored the highest charting Grime freestyle ever. All before his 24th birthday and the release of his debut album.
One of the most electric live performers in the rock scene, he’s spent the last 2 years really crafting his new album ‘Modern Ruin’ – which he also created all the artwork for.
Is it possible to be a media-trained footballer, act professionally and still somehow come across as engaging, interesting and intelligent? Ninety-five percent of the Premier League suggests not. Dele Alli is the very welcome exception.
After a self imposed hiatus, the man returned with a #1 Gold album, 2 silver singles, sold out Ibiza residency, main stage on every festival and then a sold out arena tour shows that Craig David is the comeback of the decade, let alone the year!
Following his success in Maze Runner and the Revenant, this year Will is set to join an all-star cast in War Machine alongside Brad Pitt and will feature in the new Kathryn Bigelow film ‘Detroit’.
Wrote pretty much every mega hit in 2016 (including for Beyonce) while championing LGBTQ+ rights.
From Pay As You Go to Godfather it’s been a game of snakes and ladders, but there is no doubt that Wiley has climbed to the top of the grime ladder and blazed a trail for artists within the genre.
As one of the annoyingly talented Skins alumni, Daniel Kaluuya is your favourite actor you just don't know yet. Kaluuya is the lead in the hotly tipped 'Get Out' and is currently in Atlanta shooting Marvel's Black Panther. You've been warned.
Genuinely one of the most exciting young British cyclists right now. Bradley Wiggins